Archive for April, 2013

New PD Course Available through Region 10 in Epsilen

  New PD Course Available TEA has released the following PD course that is now available through Region 10 in Epsilen. ESC 10 TELLIT: Campus/District Instructional Leader Training v1.0 This self-paced course provides campus/district administrators and instructional leaders tools to determine the quality of content area instruction that is being provided to English Language Learners […]

Google Docs Extension for ELLs and Struggling Readers

Read&Write for Google Docs is a new Chrome extension designed for students with dyslexia or learning disabilities and for struggling readers and English Language Learners. The free extension includes the following features: Text-to-speech with dual synchronized highlighting (choice of male or female voice with stop, start, and pause functions) Talking dictionary Picture dictionary Vocabulary tool […]

New PD Courses Available through Region 10 in Epsilen

TEA has released two new PD courses that are now available through Region 10 in Epsilen. ESC 10 Algebra II End-of-Course Success v1.0 ESC 10 Chemistry End-of-Course Success, Part 2 v1.0 For a full list of PD courses administered through Region 10, click here . For a full list of OnTRACK lessons available through Region 10, click here. […]

1:1 Essentials Program from Common Sense Media

Are you implementing a 1:1 technology program or BYOD? Check out the “1 to 1 Essentials Program,” from Common Sense Media. This three-phase program is a great resource for districts! “Rolling out a 1-to-1 technology program can be a daunting task for any school or district. After talking to some of the most forward-thinking 1-to-1 administrators and […]

New 8th Grade OnTRACK Lessons Available (Science & Social Studies)

  TEA has released two new OnTRACK lessons for 8th Grade that are now available through Region 10 in Epsilen. ESC 10 Preview Copy OnTRACK Lessons for Grade 8 Science (v1.1) ESC 10 Preview Copy OnTRACK Lessons for Grade 8 Social Studies (v1.1) For a full list of PD courses administered through Region 10, click here . […]